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Politics Sep 24AP source: Deputy AG Rosenstein is expecting to be fired
Rosenstein is heading to White House Monday morning, according to an AP source.
Politics Sep 22Rosenstein’s fate could turn on which account Trump believes
The fate of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein could turn on whether President Donald Trump believes the account of an ex-FBI official who, as Trump once asserted in a tweet, had "LIED! LIED! LIED!"…
Politics Sep 21Rosenstein denies that he proposed secretly taping Trump
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that he suggested last year he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House to expose chaos in the administration.
Politics Sep 15Manafort plea deal raises key question: What does he know?
The question remains what information Manafort, 69, is able to provide about the president, as well as whether the Trump election effort coordinated with Russia.
Politics Sep 10Trump’s jabs at Sessions could eclipse the attorney general’s work
As Sessions enters what may be the final stretch of his tenure, his efforts are at risk of being eclipsed by his boss' relentless verbal jabs that have made the attorney general seem like a perpetual presidential punching bag.
Nation Sep 06North Korean programmer charged in Sony hack, WannaCry attack
Park Jin Hyok, who is believed to be in North Korea, conspired with others to conduct a series of attacks that also stole $81 million from a bank in Bangladesh, according to the Justice Department's criminal complaint. The U.S. believes…
Arts Aug 31AP Report: Justice Department lawyer said Russia had Donald Trump ‘over a barrel’
The official, Bruce Ohr, says he learned that information during a July 2016 breakfast with former British spy Christopher Steele.
Nation Aug 30Trump administration backs Asian-Americans in Harvard case
The Justice Department said in a court filing that Harvard has failed to demonstrate that it does not discriminate on the basis of race.
Politics Aug 29Paul Manafort asks to move upcoming trial, cites D.C. publicity
His lawyers cite "intensely negative news coverage" and possible juror bias in requesting that the case be relocated to Roanoke, Virginia.
Politics Aug 23A juror in Paul Manafort’s trial says 1 holdout prevented 18-count conviction
The jury on Tuesday found Manafort guilty on eight counts. The judge declared a mistrial on 10 counts the jury was deadlocked on.